* Head of Purchasing *

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Essex | Ref: BBBH22003

£55000.00 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

Head of Purchasing
£55,000 - £70,000 plus benefits
Role Profile
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading global business based in Essex as Head of Purchasing

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Negotiating pricing and commercial terms
  • Raising purchase orders for both direct and indirect materials
  • Managing a global purchasing team
  • Reducing inventory and increasing stock
  • Delivering savings and supply chain efficiencies through effective negotiation and procurement

Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Negotiation experience in a previous procurement or supply chain role
  • Proven inventory and stock experience
  • Strong management skills and leadership

The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • International experience
  • Knowledge of tenders and acquisitions
  • MCIPS or part CIPS qualification

Our client is a leading manufacturing business based in Essex. The company is going through an exciting period of growth and change and so it is an excellent time to join the team as new processes and systems are developed.

£55,000 - £70,000 plus benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com.

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